Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sacks House (339 Bartlet Avenue, Winnipeg)

This 1½-storey wood frame house on Bartlet Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Max Zev Blankstein and built in 1923 for hardware merchant Harry Sacks and his family.

Sacks House

Sacks House (December 2022)
Source: Jordan Makichuk

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.86507, W97.13250
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Max Zev Blankstein (1873-1931)

Sources:

“Jacob Sacks dies at General Hospital Monday,” Manitoba Free Press, 28 June 1927, page 12.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

Obituary [Rachel Sacks], Winnipeg Tribune, 22 March 1945, page 7.

Property Details, Winnipeg Assessment and Taxation.

Max Blankstein: Architect by Murray Peterson, Winnipeg Architecture Foundation, 2022.

This page was prepared by Jordan Makichuk and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 April 2023

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